Cases: Human Rights Law

Kennedy v Charity Commissioners [2014] UKSC 20

Kennedy v Charity Commissioners [2014] UKSC 20 is a Human Rights law case concerning Article 10 ECHR rights. Facts: In Kennedy v Charity Commissioners [2014] UKSC 20, the appellant, Mr Kennedy tried to obtain information from the Charity Commission under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. The information he wanted to obtain was concerning the…

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Sejdic and Finci v Bosnia and Herzegovina [2009] ECHR 2122

Sejdic and Finci v Bosnia and Herzegovina [2009] ECHR 2122 is a Human Rights Law case concerning Article 14 ECHR. Facts: In Sejdic and Finci v Bosnia and Herzegovina [2009] ECHR 2122, the constitution only allowed ethnic Bosnians, Serbs and Croats to be elected as a head of state or member of parliament. Furthermore, Roma…

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Price v UK [2001] ECHR 453

Price v UK [2001] ECHR 453 is a Human Rights Law case concerning Article 3 ECHR and Article 14 ECHR. Facts: In Price v UK [2001] ECHR 453, the applicant complained that she had been subject to degrading treatment. Furthermore, this was by virtue of the conditions under which she had first been held in…

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Gaygusuz v Austria (1996) 23 EHRR 364

Gaygusuz v Austria (1996) 23 EHRR 364 is a Human Rights Law case concerning Article 14 ECHR. Facts: In Gaygusuz v Austria (1996) 23 EHRR 364, a Turkish national lived and worked in Austria. Furthermore, the Turkish national was not allowed to use emergency assistance from the pension he was contributing to. Thus, this was…

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DH v Czech Republic [2007] ECHR 922

DH v Czech Republic [2007] ECHR 922 is a Human Rights Law case concerning Article 14 ECHR. Facts: In DH v Czech Republic [2007] ECHR 922, a high percentage of pupils in special schools were of Roma origin. Furthermore, these schools were for people with learning disabilities. Moreover, consent was given by the parents of…

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